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Old 09-13-2010, 06:07 PM   #1
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Question 3rd Brake Light Wiring Help!

I installed a new 3rd brake light and it keeps blowing the fuse. What did I do wrong/how do I fix this?

This is what i installed directly into the old wiring.

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Old 09-13-2010, 07:06 PM   #2
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Are your connections completely pushed in (on a quick disconnect plug) and are your splices heat-shrinkned?

I installed a similar light on mine. I installed a quick disconnect before my led light came in the mail, and I blew a fuse when the one exposed metal prong touched the aluminum rim. I should have foreseen that mistake.
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